Edith Flickner,86, passed away September 9, 2018 at Olathe Hospice House. Funeral service will be 11:00am Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Grace Baptist Church, 650 E Madison Avenue, Gardner, KS 66030. Burial will follow at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Overland Park, KS. Visitation 9:30-11:00am before the service. Memorial Contributions may be made to Grace Baptist Church . Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.
Edith Flickner was born February 5, 1932 in Moundridge, KS to Herbert J.T. and Edna Rose Stucky. She graduated in 1950 from Moundridge High school. Edith married Victor Leroy Flickner on June 1, 1950, in Moundridge KS. They later moved to Topeka and then to Wichita, KS. In 1963 they then moved to Olathe, KS so their daughter could attend the Kansas School for the Deaf. Edith worked at Olathe North High school in the cafeteria and several daycare centers providing lunch. Edith enjoyed working crossword puzzles, watching Hallmark movies, and playing tennis. A favorite past time was playing old hymns on the piano. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
Edith is preceded in death by her parents: son, Gary L Flickner and siblings: Erland Stucky and Leonard Stucky. She is survived by her husband of the home; Children: Diana S Flickner, Melvin D Flickner, Allen J and wife Denna Flickner all of Olathe, KS Linda A Evans and husband Jeff of Palm Beach Gardens, FL, Myron D Flickner, Leroy H Flickner of Olathe, KS, Lois M Nelson and husband John of Centropolis, KS. Special children: Aimee E Wells of Henderson, CO and Maria T Derrick of Henderson, CO; siblings: Verna, Kenneth, Doris, and Herbert Jr. Stucky all of Moundridge, KS; 7 grandchildren, 2 special grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and 3 special great grandchildren.